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Sharon M. Draper was born in Cleveland, Ohio on August 21, 1952. She taught high school English for twenty-five years and received numerous honors including Ohio Teacher of the Year and the NCNW Excellence in Teaching Award. She has also written numerous books including Romiette and Julio, Darkness before Dawn, Double Dutch, and the Ziggy and the Black Dinosaurs series. She is a a five-time winner of the Coretta Scott King Literary Award for Copper Sun, Forged by Fire, Tears of a Tiger, The Battle of Jericho, and November Blues. Her title Out of My Mind made The New York Times Best Seller List. (Bowker Author Biography) — biography from Out of My Mind… (more)
Out of My Mind 4,240 copies, 457 reviews
Tears of a Tiger 1,574 copies, 50 reviews
Copper Sun 1,294 copies, 77 reviews
Forged By Fire 968 copies, 26 reviews
Stella by Starlight 910 copies, 47 reviews
Romiette and Julio 800 copies, 31 reviews
Blended (Narrator, some editions) 612 copies, 33 reviews
The Battle of Jericho 598 copies, 13 reviews
Double Dutch 553 copies, 20 reviews
Darkness Before Dawn 509 copies, 2 reviews
November Blues 472 copies, 18 reviews
Fire from the Rock 365 copies, 20 reviews
The Buried Bones Mystery 292 copies, 1 review
Panic 219 copies, 13 reviews
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